Global Patent Index - EP 1049840 A1

EP 1049840 A1 2000-11-08 - A SECURITY FENCE

Title (en)

A SECURITY FENCE

Title (de)

SICHERHEITSZAUN

Title (fr)

CLOTURE DE SECURITE

Publication

EP 1049840 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98960918 A

Priority

  • AU 9801061 W
  • AU PP106197 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9932742A1] A security fence comprising a panel of chain wire mesh (2) supported by posts (3, 4) comprising lower portions (3b, 4b) and upper portions (3a, 4a), the lower portions (3b, 4b) and the upper portions (3a, 4a) of the fence posts being connected by a flexible member (5) so that the upper portions are resiliently deflectable. The upper portions support a barrier of barbed wire (6), the flexible member (5) and the upper portions (3a, 4a) are located above adult height so that efforts to climb the fence causes the upper portions (3a, 4a) to resiliently deflect down onto the person attempting to climb the fence.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

E04H 17/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E04H 17/24 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E04H 17/24 (2013.01); E04H 17/003 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9932742A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9932742 A1 19990701; AU 1652599 A 19990712; AU 736125 B2 20010726; AU PP106197 D0 19980115; EP 1049840 A1 20001108; US 6382596 B1 20020507; ZA 9811694 B 19990319

INPADOC legal status


2003-02-26 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020702

2000-11-08 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000615

2000-11-08 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE